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Nikki Gardner
Works at blogger, writer, photographer
Attended Naropa University
Lives in Massachusetts
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Super stoked about Sundays on Film, a film photography project I'm working on with +jojoblond http://sundaysonfilm.tumblr.com/
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a year of us | day 218 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/06/a-year-of-us-day-218.html
day 218 Too much of one thing, not enough of the other. I skimmed an article yesterday about how our society is in a perpetual state of distraction. Case in point, I read the salient points and wen...
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a year of us | day 216 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/06/a-year-of-us-day-216.html
day 216 I stood in line at the grocery store. My cart filled with fruit chosen solely on color. Apricots, cherries, persimmon, watermelon. “So what do you do with these broccoli seeds? Eat them as ...
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day 214 We spent the afternoon in the sun at a crowded arts festival in Easthampton. I swore I would melt. The closed off street, thirst, unrelenting sun (no hat) had me skirting for every sidewalk...
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a year of us | day 212 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://ow.ly/OCJ9V http://ow.ly/i/bqEjp
day 212 So, the pie. I spent the whole day skirting back to the kitchen for pie. Rhubarb washed and cut. Strawberries uncovered. Dough in the stand mixer, the little one on my hip in awe of flour, ...
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a year of us | day 210 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
day 210 The little one fell asleep early afternoon. I went back to the kitchen and photographed a jar of yogurt. Sun then downpour then sun then calm gray. A plane flew by, which always seemed unex...
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After Cape Cod adventures. A Year of Us | Day 246 #ayearofus #photostories #365photoproject http://ow.ly/PGPOk
And then she ate tomatoes in the rain. Summer, so sweet.
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a year of us | day 217 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/06/a-year-of-us-day-217.html
day 217 They played basketball before school. I made morning coffee, cut fruit for breakfast, and checked the mailbox in the afternoon. The mail never came. I photographed a persimmon then cut it i...
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a year of us | day 215 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
day 215 Sunday: coffee, dates, orange, strawberries, yoga, nap, party, car ride, afternoon tea and the times (art deco in tuscon), robert rauschenberg on art school, american routes, tacos (maybe).
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a year of us | day 213 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://www.artandlemons.com/2015/06/a-year-of-us-day-213.html
day 213 After the park, we listened to John Lee Hooker in the car. The little one fell asleep in Southampton then woke up when we pulled in the driveway. We skipped going out again. I made grilled ...
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a year of us | day 211 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬ http://ow.ly/OuDxs http://ow.ly/i/bnmlQ
day 211 Close to summer night. Walk to the library and market after school. Smell of burgers in the air. Ruby shimmery strawberries. Tacos for dinner. The New Yorker’s Summer Fiction issue, plus an...
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a year of us | day 209 ‪#‎ayearofus‬ ‪#‎photostories‬ ‪#‎365photoproject‬
day 209 I heard Karim Wasfi play his cello on the radio this morning. It was an original composition titled “Baghdad Mourning Melancholy”. I stood in the middle of the kitchen, water warming on the...
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    artandlemons.com, 2008 - present
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I cook, make photographs, & tell stories
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Art and Lemons is a place to get inspired, live creatively, and eat well. Visit www.artandlemons.com to get plant-based recipes, d.i.y. kitchen and photo videos, and stories about everyday life. Hope to see you there!
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  • Naropa University
    MFA, Creative Writing, 2001 - 2003
  • Ohio University
    MFA candidate, Fine Art Photography, 2000 - 2001
  • Chatham University
    BA, Global Policy Studies, 1991 - 1995
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Widner